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Issue No.02 - March-April (2012 vol.14)
pp: 24-37
Magnus Thorstein Sletholt , Distribution Innovation
Jo Erskine Hannay , Simula Research Laboratory
Dietmar Pfahl , Lund University
Hans Petter Langtangen , University of Oslo and Simula Research Laboratory
ABSTRACT
<p>The development of scientific software has similarities with processes that follow the software engineering "agile manifesto": responsiveness to change and collaboration are of utmost importance. But how well do current scientific software-development processes match the practices found in agile development methods, and what are the effects of using agile practices in such processes?</p>
INDEX TERMS
Software development, literature review, case study, agile practice, computational science, scientific computing
CITATION
Magnus Thorstein Sletholt, Jo Erskine Hannay, Dietmar Pfahl, Hans Petter Langtangen, "What Do We Know about Scientific Software Development's Agile Practices?", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.14, no. 2, pp. 24-37, March-April 2012, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2011.113
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